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Running Turtle (거북이 달린다)

거북이 달린다 (Geo-bok-i Dal-lin-da)

Directed by Lee Yeon-woo (이연우)

Action Comedy Crime Drama

117min | Release date in South Korea :

Phil-sung is a lazy countryside detective. He is suspended from office due to his mistakes during examination process. Ki-tae is a legendary prison breaker and continues his merciless killing rampage. Phil-sung accidentally runs into Ki-tae but he is much too slow to catch the killer. Hes fired due to this error and now he makes it his personal mission to bring in Ki-tae at all costs.


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  • Busan Film Fest 2009 Kicks Off In Style
    2009/10/09, Source,
    By Lee Hyo-won
    Staff Reporter

    Busan - The 14th edition of the Pusan (Busan) International Film Fstival (PIFF) kicked off Thursday with glitz and glam. Some 150 star cineastes and VIP guests walked the red carpet, sizzling up the cool autumn evening at the seaside resort.

    The Busan Yatching C,...
  • JANG Mi-hee and KIM Yoon-seok to Open PIFF
    2009/10/01, Source,
    Two Korean stars have been named to host the opening ceremony of the 14th Pusan International Film Festival. Actress Jang Mi-hee, who made her debut in 1976 and actor Kim Yoon-seok, who,...More
  • [ChanMi's movie news] "Running Turtle" movie about fathers

    2009/07/01, Source,
    After all the films about mothers, here are the films about our dear fathers! Starting with the documentary film, "Old Partner", "Running Turtle" has hit a high number of viewers for the last few days! It is about a small town sheriff on the chase for a criminal with all he's got to fulfill the promise for his daughter. It is about a father who gains pride being a father and husband as he chases this criminal.,...More
  • [ChanMi's movie news] "Turtle" a country version of "Chaser"?

    2009/06/03, Source,
    New film, "Running Turtle" seems to be a country version of the hit film, "The Chaser" because it cast the same stars! It is full of humanism and comedy. This film is to be released on June, 11 officially titled, "Running Turtle" set in a small town with no crime. However, one day a runaway criminal finds this town and steals everything from the town sheriff Jo Pil-seong. The genre is action drama. The main actors are Kim Yoon-seok who transforms completely for this role totally different from "The Chaser". Sin Jeong-geun is also in this film as a comic character. Kim's character chases this criminal, Song Gi-tae more passionately because of his promise to his daughter. This film's scenario has been worked on,...More
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 Produced by
 Lee Choon-yeon (이춘연)
Showbox (쇼박스)
 Lee Man-hee (이만희)
 Kang Hee-yeon (강희연)
 David Cho (조성규)
 Production department
 Lee Byung-hoon (이병훈)
 Kim Bong-joo (김봉주)
 Directing department
 Park Sang-wook (박상욱)
 Pyo Sang-woo (표상우)
 Lighting/cinematography department
117 min 35mm Cinemascope (2.35)
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Airing dates : 2009/06/11
South Korean Box Office
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As of 2009.09.13 : 3,052,223 admissions (total)
As of 2009.08.02 : 3,051,136 admissions (total)
As of 2009.07.26 : 3,045,593 admissions (total)
As of 2009.07.19 : 2,993,774 admissions (total)
As of 2009.07.12 : 2,807,854 admissions (total)
As of 2009.07.05 : 2,424,975 admissions (total)
As of 2009.06.28 : 1,963,384 admissions (total)
As of 2009.06.21 : 1,438,116 admissions (total)
As of 2009.06.14 : 550,905 admissions (total)

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